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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1936,0515.1

  • Description

    The Temple of Isis at Pompei; figures amid classical ruins, a building, possibly a tomb, at l, steps leading to a colonnade beyond, figures among columns Watercolour over etched outline

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1758-1804
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 467 millimetres
    • Width: 700 millimetres
  • Curator's comments

    For another impression see 1952-4-3-13. See also 1952,0403.13

  • Bibliography

    • Wollin 1933 p.113(7) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (French Atlas XVIIIc)

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1936

  • Acquisition notes

    This item has an uncertain or incomplete provenance for the years 1933-45. The British Museum welcomes information and assistance in the investigation and clarification of the provenance of all works during that era.

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1936,0515.1

The Temple of Iris at Pompei; figures amid classical ruins, a building, possibly a tomb, at l, steps leading to a colonnade beyond, figures among columns Watercolour over etched outline

The Temple of Iris at Pompei; figures amid classical ruins, a building, possibly a tomb, at l, steps leading to a colonnade beyond, figures among columns Watercolour over etched outline

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